zippy's pilgrimage to FedNuts
posted January 13, 2013 10:41 PM   RSS | iCal | +googleCal

Sat February 9 at 10:00 AM, Federal Donuts
1219 South 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA (Map & Directions)
I'll be in Philadelphia the weekend of Feb 9. Last time I was around, there was much fine donuting at Federal Donuts. Let's do that again!
I'm up for 10am, Sat Feb 9.
posted by zippy to Meetup (20 comments total) 4 users marked this as a favorite

How thoughtful of you to come to town on my birthday weekend! A+ for donuts. I'm in.
posted by jessypie at 6:57 AM on January 14, 2013 [2 favorites]

Sounds intriguing. Apparently you do have to get there very early to get the best selection.
posted by Deathalicious at 7:06 AM on January 14, 2013

Sounds great! I'll be there :)
posted by Merzbau at 10:41 AM on January 14, 2013 [1 favorite]

I have a show that afternoon, but...if this is in the morning, yeah, I might could make this.
posted by inturnaround at 11:57 AM on January 14, 2013

Are you thinking the original South Philly location?
posted by nosila at 2:49 PM on January 14, 2013

Yes, the original one on Federal.
posted by zippy at 3:59 PM on January 14, 2013

Sorry, the original on South 2nd.
posted by zippy at 7:37 PM on January 14, 2013

Tentatively in as long as it doesn't conflict with the fiancee's stage managing gig.
posted by Diskeater at 7:19 AM on January 15, 2013

Diskeater, it's perfectly acceptable to break off the engagement for Federal Donuts.
posted by zippy at 9:10 AM on January 15, 2013 [2 favorites]

zippy's right, dear. I'll understand. I'm keeping the cat. The good one.
posted by picklesthezombie at 1:30 PM on January 18, 2013 [1 favorite]

I JUST moved to Philly. See you there!
posted by lazaruslong at 6:24 AM on February 6, 2013 [1 favorite]

Huh. I, too, am visiting Philly this weekend (storm permitting) and will endeavor to show up for donuts.
posted by gauche at 12:11 PM on February 7, 2013 [1 favorite]

Hmm I feel like the promise of donuts may be the only way I'll be able to work up the nerve to actually come to one of these things.... Hopefully I'll see you there!
posted by Katine at 11:42 AM on February 8, 2013

Nemo's squalls were not enough to keep me away.

PHILADELPHIA, I AM (about to be) IN YOU!
posted by zippy at 5:43 AM on February 9, 2013

I'm running a few minutes late but am on my way!!
posted by lazaruslong at 6:48 AM on February 9, 2013

posted by DoubleLune at 7:01 AM on February 9, 2013

Woo! So nice to meet y'all! I look forward to a proper dimly-lit alcohol-assisted meetup soon, also!
posted by lazaruslong at 8:58 AM on February 9, 2013

Great time seeing everyone, as always! Special unofficial welcome to Lazaruslong! I'll throw up an IRL soonish for the official welcoming party.
posted by Diskeater at 1:01 PM on February 9, 2013 [1 favorite]

Thank you for coming out post-Nemopocalypse for donuts. Philadelphia does a get together right.
posted by zippy at 10:13 AM on February 10, 2013 [1 favorite]

I made it to Philly but could not work out the logistics of getting to Federal Donuts (4 friends, early breakfast later than expected, one car &c.) so I am sorry I didn't get to meet any of you.

But yours is a lovely city, Philadelphians of MeFi, and I had a great time in it.
posted by gauche at 6:44 AM on February 11, 2013 [2 favorites]

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